Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Bernhard Johannes Schmitt


Assistant Professor

School of Art, Design and Media
College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences

Email: BJSCHMITT@NTU.EDU.SG
Phone: (+65)6513 8240
Office: ART 4-26

Education
  • Diplom-Designer (FH) University of Applied Science Mainz 2008
Biography
Since his graduation from Mainz University of Applied Science Bernhard has worked as animator and animation rigger for a variety of international studios, notably Walt Disney Animation and Aardman Animations. As screenwriter, director and creative producer he oversaw several independent projects.
Prior to joining NTU he scripted and directed the German TV show ‘der Sandmann’.
Research Interests
Bernhard's research interests are in the areas of stop-motion animation, experimental animation and interdisciplinary research in art and technology with an emphasis on social robots.

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